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Re: Welk, et al., an opioid prescription for men undergoing minor urologic surgery is associated with an increased risk of new persistent opioid use
Dmitry Enikeev, Mark Taratkin, Nikolai Lavrinenko, Alexander Panferov, Nirmish Singla
Is robot-assisted partial nephrectomy safe for high complexity tumors?
Periklis Koukourikis, Ali Abdullah Alqahtani, Koon Ho Rha
Comment on: Safety and efficacy of mirabegron: analysis of a large integrated clinical trial database of patients with overactive bladder receiving mirabegron, antimuscarinics, or placebo
Carmen Scandura, Giuseppe Morgia, Giorgio Ivan Russo
Multiparametric cystoscopy: is the future here yet?
Hamed Ahmadi, Siamak Daneshmand
Current clues for better analgesic prescription after urologic surgery
María Rodríguez-Cabero, Javier González
Radical cystectomy—what is the optimal surgical approach?
Gregory J. Nason, Khaled Ajib, Guan-Hee Tan, Girish S. Kulkarni
Genito-urinary rhabdomyosarcoma—challenges and controversies for the urologist
Eric Bortnick, Jeffrey Stock, Fernando Ferrer
Behind a personalized therapy with immune check-point inhibitors in metastatic bladder cancer: ready for a primetime?
Sławomir Poletajew, Wojciech Krajewski, Piotr Kryst
Mirabegron: a decade of study
Blayne Welk
Is pelvic prophylactic radiotherapy in prostate cancer just right?
Daniel Taussky, Guila Delouya
Open versus minimal invasive radical cystectomy
Danielle C. van Diepen, Tahlita C. M. Zuiverloon, Sjoerd O. Klaver, Joost L. Boormans
Vesical imaging reporting and data system (VI-RADS) and impact on identifying depth of invasion with subsequent management in bladder cancer patients: ready for prime time?
Brian S. Wong, Cihan Duran, Stephen B. Williams
Are we ready to include invasive cribriform and intraductal carcinoma into the prostate cancer grade grouping system?
Guang-Qian Xiao, Andy E. Sherrod
Robot-assisted partial nephrectomy is safe and effective for complex renal masses when performed by experienced surgeons
Tristan S. Juvet, R. Houston Thompson, Aaron M. Potretzke
Multiparametric cystoscopy: opportunities to enhance bladder cancer detection
Jacob Taylor, Richard S. Matulewicz
Growing evidence for benefits of minimally invasive radical cystectomy
Geraldine Pignot, Patrick Treacy, Jochen Walz
The established risk of prostate cancer comorbidity in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers: where is the clinically relevant hotspot for prostate cancer?
Takashi Matsumoto, Masaki Shiota
Consensus statements from the EAU-ESMO collaboration for advanced and variant bladder cancer: can we move the needle to improve survival?
Vignesh T. Packiam
Clinical utility of the nuclear-localized AR-V7 biomarker for treatment choice in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer
Virginie Vlaeminck-Guillem

Original Article

Effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on locally advanced upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a pooled analysis
Dongxu Qiu, Jiao Hu, Tongchen He, Huihuang Li, Jian Hu, Zhenglin Yi, Jinbo Chen, Xiongbing Zu
Single perineal incision for artificial urinary sphincter: analysis of technique, outcomes, and experience
Nahid Punjani, Ernest Chan, Garson Chan, Haider Abed, Jeffrey Campbell, Gerald Brock
Construction of a risk signature for adrenocortical carcinoma using immune-related genes
Yang Fu, Shanshan Sun, Jianbin Bi, Chuize Kong
Microscopic spermatic cord denervation for chronic orchialgia/ chronic scrotal content pain: operative outcomes and predictors of failure
Prithvi B. Murthy, Neel V. Parekh, Sarah C. Vij, Daniel A. Shoskes
Application value of D-dimer testing and Caprini risk assessment model (RAM) to predict venous thromboembolism (VTE) in Chinese non-oncological urological inpatients: a retrospective study from a tertiary hospital
Zi-Qiang Wu, Kai-Xuan Li, Quan Zhu, Hao-Zhen Li, Zheng-Yan Tang, Zhao Wang
Compositional differences of gut microbiome in matched hormone-sensitive and castration-resistant prostate cancer
Yufei Liu, Haowen Jiang
The effects of HIF-1α overexpression on renal injury, immune disorders and mitochondrial apoptotic pathways in renal ischemia/reperfusion rats
Xiaoli Li, Wenhui Chen, Jinfang Feng, Bo Zhao
MiR-30b-3p and miR-126-3p of urinary extracellular vesicles could be new biomarkers for prostate cancer
Kyosuke Matsuzaki, Kazutoshi Fujita, Eisuke Tomiyama, Koji Hatano, Yujiro Hayashi, Cong Wang, Yu Ishizuya, Yoshiyuki Yamamoto, Takuji Hayashi, Taigo Kato, Kentaro Jingushi, Atsunari Kawashima, Takeshi Ujike, Akira Nagahara, Motohide Uemura, Kazutake Tsujikawa, Norio Nonomura
Effect of donor kidney morphology parameters on the prognosis in living kidney transplantation recipients
Yang Qiu, Jinpeng Liu, Yamei Jiang, Turun Song, Zhongli Huang, Yu Fan, Xianding Wang, Tao Lin
Identification of an independent autophagy-gene prognostic index for papillary renal cell carcinoma
Xiyi Wei, Wei Wang, Hongye Wang, Yamin Wang, Yichun Wang, Guangyao Li, Chengjian Ji, Xiaohan Ren, Ninghong Song, Chao Qin

Review Article

Open retropubic radical prostatectomy
Ryan Pereira, Andre Joshi, Matthew Roberts, John Yaxley, Ian Vela
Diffusion and adoption of the surgical robot in urology
Anup A. Shah, Jathin Bandari, Daniel Pelzman, Benjamin J. Davies, Bruce L. Jacobs
Minimizing opioid consumption following robotic surgery
Ruchika Talwar, Shreyas S. Joshi
The future of “Retro” robotic partial nephrectomy
David M. Strauss, Randall Lee, Fenizia Maffucci, Daniel Abbott, Selma Masic, Alexander Kutikov
Contemporary techniques and outcomes of robotic assisted radical cystectomy with intracorporeal urinary diversion
Ardenne S. Martin, Anthony T. Corcoran
The evolving role of lymphadenectomy for bladder cancer: why, when, and how
Vignesh T. Packiam, Matvey Tsivian, Stephen A. Boorjian
Transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT)
Lawrence H. C. Kim, Manish I. Patel
Robotic renal surgery for renal cell carcinoma with inferior vena cava thrombus
Selma Masic, Marc C. Smaldone
Transrectal ultrasound biopsy of the prostate: does it still have a role in prostate cancer diagnosis?
Andrew Moe, Dickon Hayne
Penile sparing therapy for penile cancer
Henry Han-I Yao, Shomik Sengupta, Justin Chee
The past, present, and future of urological quality improvement collaboratives
Adam C. Reese, Serge Ginzburg
The role of penectomy in penile cancer—evolving paradigms
Sarah O’Neill, Mitchell Barns, Filip Vujovic, Mikhail Lozinskiy
Nephron-sparing surgery for the management of upper tract urothelial carcinoma: an outline of surgical technique and review of outcomes
Ruchira Nandurkar, Marnique Basto, Shomik Sengupta
Inguinal lymph node dissection for penile cancer: a contemporary review
Jiasian Teh, Catriona Duncan, Liang Qu, Glen Guerra, Vignesh Narasimhan, Toan Pham, Nathan Lawrentschuk
Robotic assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy: a review of what we do and don’t know
Zeynep G. Gul, Andrew B. Katims, Jared S. Winoker, Peter Wiklund, Nikhil Waingankar, Reza Mehrazin
Bladder-sparing protocols in the treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Côme Tholomier, Luis Souhami, Wassim Kassouf
Robotic assisted reconstruction for complications following urologic oncologic procedures
Daisy Obiora, Hailiu Yang, Ronak A. Gor
Defining new genetic etiologies of male infertility: progress and future prospects
Albert Salas-Huetos, Kenneth I. Aston
Testicular tumors in children and adolescents: long-term endocrine and fertility issues
Katherine H. Anderson, Rodrigo L. P. Romao
Association of spina bifida with cancer
Angela M. Arlen, Anne G. Dudley, Kathleen Kieran
Open partial nephrectomy: current review
Ellen O’Connor, Brennan Timm, Nathan Lawrentschuk, Joseph Ischia
The role of open radical nephrectomy in contemporary management of renal cell carcinoma
Arveen A. Kalapara, Mark Frydenberg
Nutrition, genetic variation and male fertility
Shelley M. Vanderhout, Matineh Rastegar Panah, Bibiana Garcia-Bailo, Patricia Grace-Farfaglia, Konrad Samsel, Judith Dockray, Keith Jarvi, Ahmed El-Sohemy
A systematic review of decision aids for gender affirming therapy
Peter Scalia, Katherine M. Tighe, Glyn Elwyn, Pamela J. Bagley, Heather B. Blunt, Benjamin Boh, Oakland C. Walters, Rachel A. Moses
Role of minimally invasive partial nephrectomy in the management of renal mass
Randall A. Lee, David Strauss, Alexander Kutikov
Outcomes and expanding indications for robotic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer
Hailiu Yang, Daisy Obiora, Jeffrey J. Tomaszewski
Enhanced recovery after surgery of patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer
Luck Hee Sung, Hyeong Dong Yuk
Genetics of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
Adam C. Millar, Hanna Faghfoury, Jared M. Bieniek
Minimally invasive radical nephrectomy: a contemporary review
Akbar N. Ashrafi, Inderbir S. Gill
Role of lymph node dissection at the time of open or minimally invasive nephroureterectomy
Andrew G. McIntosh, Eric C. Umbreit, Christopher G. Wood, Surena F. Matin, Jose A. Karam
Open versus minimally invasive surgery for suspected adrenocortical carcinoma
Dylan M. Buller, Alex M. Hennessey, Benjamin T. Ristau
Syndromic Wilms tumor: a review of predisposing conditions, surveillance and treatment
Esther K. Liu, Kristina D. Suson
A review of technical progression in the robot-assisted radical prostatectomy
Eric Y. Cho, Kevin K. Yang, Ziho Lee, Daniel D. Eun
At what age should we attempt to retrieve sperm from males with Klinefelter syndrome
Shanta Shepherd, Robert Oates
The effects of Y chromosome microdeletions on in vitro fertilization outcomes, health abnormalities in offspring and recurrent pregnancy loss
Andrew P. Golin, Wallace Yuen, Ryan Flannigan
Perioperative immunotherapy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer
In-Ho Kim, Hyo Jin Lee
Health-related quality of life after radical cystectomy
Hoon Choi, Jae Young Park, Jae Hyun Bae, Bum Sik Tae
Role of PET/CT in muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Seok-ki Kim
Gonadal malignancy in patients with differences of sex development
Jacqueline Morin, Leslie Peard, Amanda F. Saltzman
Imaging of childhood urologic cancers: current approaches and new advances
Joseph T. Davis, Lars M. Wagner
Genitourinary manifestations of hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes in children
Nali Julia Gillespie, David Van Mater
Partial orchiectomy vs. radical orchiectomy for pediatric testis tumors
Lynn L. Woo, Jonathan H. Ross
Y-microdeletions: a review of the genetic basis for this common cause of male infertility
Luke Witherspoon, Ali Dergham, Ryan Flannigan
Pediatric oncofertility: an update
Glen A. Lau, Anthony J. Schaeffer
TNM staging towards a personalized approach in metastatic urothelial carcinoma: what will the future be like?—a narrative review
Alessandro Rizzo, Veronica Mollica, Alessia Cimadamore, Matteo Santoni, Marina Scarpelli, Riccardo Schiavina, Liang Cheng, Antonio Lopez-Beltran, Eugenio Brunocilla, Rodolfo Montironi, Francesco Massari
Review of the evidence for robotic-assisted robotic cystectomy and intra-corporeal urinary diversion in bladder cancer
Andrew Brodie, Kittinut Kijvikai, Karel Decaestecker, Nikhil Vasdev
Transperineal prostate biopsy: a review of technique
Alice Thomson, Mo Li, Jeremy Grummet, Shomik Sengupta
Genetic causes and management of male infertility
Gavin D. Stormont, Christopher M. Deibert
Genetics of CFTR and male infertility
Jared M. Bieniek, Craig D. Lapin, Keith A. Jarvi
A narrative review of pelvic lymph node dissection in prostate cancer
Douglas C. Cheung, Neil Fleshner, Shomik Sengupta, Dixon Woon
Radical inguinal orchidectomy: the gold standard for initial management of testicular cancer
Samantha G. Koschel, Lih-Ming Wong
Partial cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a review of the literature
Taylor C. Peak, Ashok Hemal
The nephroureterectomy: a review of technique and current controversies
Gregory J. Barton, Wei Phin Tan, Brant A. Inman
Histology and sperm retrieval among men with Y chromosome microdeletions
Wallace Yuen, Andrew P. Golin, Ryan Flannigan, Peter N. Schlegel
Genetic testing for men with infertility: techniques and indications
Daniel L. Pelzman, Kathleen Hwang
How do we counsel men with obstructive azoospermia due to CF mutations?—a review of treatment options and outcomes
Jesse B. Persily, Varun Vijay, Bobby B. Najari
Comparative effectiveness of robotic and open radical prostatectomy
Rodrigo Rodrigues Pessoa, Paul Maroni, Janet Kukreja, Simon P. Kim
Radical cystectomy: a review of techniques, developments and controversies
Khatereh Aminoltejari, Peter C. Black
Technical management of inguinal lymph-nodes in penile cancer: open versus minimal invasive
Andres Felipe Correa
Surgical techniques to improve continence recovery after robot- assisted radical prostatectomy
Ahmet Urkmez, Weranja Ranasinghe, John W. Davis
Is there an oncological benefit to extended lymphadenectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer?
Timothy N. Clinton, Chun Huang, Alvin C. Goh
Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for germ cell tumour
Vy Tran, Luke Gibson, Shomik Sengupta
Germline predisposition to genitourinary rhabdomyosarcoma
Kami Wolfe Schneider, Nicholas G. Cost, Kris Ann P. Schultz, Shayna Svihovec, Alexandra Suttman
The optimal management of variant histology in muscle invasive bladder cancer
Raj Vikesh Tiwari, Nye Thane Ngo, Lui Shiong Lee
Wilms tumor: a review of current surgical controversies
Karen Milford, Keara DeCotiis, Armando Lorenzo
Tumor heterogeneity in muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Ho Won Kang, Wun-Jae Kim, Woonyoung Choi, Seok Joong Yun
Y chromosome copy number variation and its effects on fertility and other health factors: a review
Marc J. Rogers
Advances in the management of pediatric genitourinary rhabdomyosarcoma
Michael D. Deel
Role of magnetic resonance imaging in tumor staging and follow-up for bladder cancer
Ki Choon Sim, Deuk Jae Sung
Narrative review of prostate cancer grading systems: will the Gleason scores be replaced by the Grade Groups?
Rodolfo Montironi, Liang Cheng, Alessia Cimadamore, Roberta Mazzucchelli, Marina Scarpelli, Matteo Santoni, Francesco Massari, Antonio Lopez-Beltran
Does prophylactic ureteral catheter placement offer any advantage for laparoscopic gynecological surgery? A urologist’ perspective from a systematic review and meta-analysis
Dechao Feng, Yin Tang, Yubo Yang, Xin Wei, Ping Han, Wuran Wei